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Bertschi School is temporarily closed Monday, March 9 through Friday, April 24. Distance learning in effect beginning Monday, March 16.:

Summer Exploration

Six weeks of creativity, discovery, and fun • Open to all

Summer 2020

Bertschi Summer Exploration camps are week-long, full day and led by trained, experienced professionals with a strong commitment to working with children. Through a balanced blend of structured activities and free play experiences, campers engage in cooperation, collaboration, and respect for each other.

2020 Camp Dates:

  • Week 1: June 22-26
  • Week 2: June 29-July 2 (*no camp Friday, July 3)
  • Week 3: July 6-10
  • Week 4: July 13-17
  • Week 5: July 20-24
  • Week 6: July 27-31


A summary of summer offerings are below. Download a full brochure here.

Registration will close Monday, June 1 at 9:00 AM. If the camp you wish to register for is full, email Director of Summer Programs, Tito Ramsey, to put your name on a waitlist.

Registration Info

Camp Hours

  • Registration is now open!
  • We welcome children entering grades K-6 (as of Fall 2020)
  • Register early as camp sizes are limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Payment in full by credit card is due at the time of registration
  • Camp fees are non-refundable unless a camp is cancelled due to low enrollment
  • All camps run 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Drop-off opens at 8:30 AM
  • Pick-up is by 4:30 PM (late fees apply after 4:30 PM)
  • Campers bring a nut-free lunch and snack daily

Summer 2020 Offerings

Camp NameDatesGrades*InstructorCost^
STEM + Bash'em Bots with LEGO MaterialsWeek 1: June 22-262-6Play-Well TEKnologies$375
ParkourWeek 1: June 22-26


Matthew Lang$375
Urban ExplorersWeek 1: June 22-262-6Shelby Brown+$375
Intro to Bertschi Kindergarten
(Limited to incoming Bertschi Kindergarteners)
Week 2: June 29-July 2 (*no camp Friday, July 3)KCarolyn Atkinson & Naomi Bosch+$295
ParkourWeek 2: June 29-July 2 (*no camp Friday, July 3)


Matthew Lang$295
Bertschi Explores: Lakes and Fresh Water FunWeek 2: June 29-July 2 (*no camp Friday, July 3)K-6Bertschi Faculty+$295
ImprovWeek 2: June 29-July 2 (*no camp Friday, July 3)3-6Youth Theatre Northwest$360
Bertschi Explores: I Heart the Salish SeaWeek 3: July 6-10K-6Bertschi Faculty+$375
STEM Challenge + Harry Potter w/LEGOsWeek 3: July 6-10K-3Play-Well TEKnologies$375
Disney Song and DanceWeek 3: July 6-103-6Youth Theatre Northwest$450
Bertschi Explores: Water LabWeek 4: July 13-17K-6Bertschi Faculty+$375
Tennis and Ultimate FrisbeeWeek 4: July 13-171-6TGA Sports$425
KarateWeek 4: July 13-17K-3Karate-X$425
Train to HogwartsWeek 4: July 13-17K-3Youth Theatre Northwest$450
Mime, Slapstick, and ClowningWeek 5: July 20-241-6Rebecca Schaffer$385
Bertschi Explores: Seed to TableWeek 5: July 20-24K-6Bertschi Faculty+$375
Yoga and MindfulnessWeek 5: July 20-243-6Colibri Kids Yoga with Kara-Lee$385
PlaymakingWeek 6: July 27-311-6Rebecca Schaffer$385
Digital Music ProductionWeek 6: July 27-311-6Darrow Andelin$425

*Grade level limits are determined by a child's entering grade in Fall 2020

^Camp tuition is non-refundable and due in full at the time of registration.

+Bertschi School faculty

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